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. in the meantime we're hitting the roads with gianna. >> thank you. we are getting first reports of some major bart delays. this is due to a maintenance vehicle stuck on the tracks happening at the oakland station in the fremont millbrae directions due to the disabled vehicle stuck on the tracks. no word when they will clear it. but again, this is going to be a very busy day for bart. we have a lot going on this weekend here in san francisco with america's cup, fleet week, the closures at howard and third so we'll keep you posted on this. the rest of mass transit is on time. ace, muni, caltrain, ferries, no delays. a busy day in san francisco. howard street remains closed at 3rd. so that's been a very congested area. again, bart is a very good alternate so hopefully things will get back on tract. we'll check the bridges in a few minutes. back to you. >>> flyball, center field, coco, ballgame, western division! >> with that, the oakland as shock the texas rangers and major league baseball as well as they won the american league west. quite a year for the as. they came from down four runs to beat th
enforcement will be out in force. if you can't take bart, muni, caltrain or anything else, you don't drive, here's a simple tip. fill your gas tank! sounds like a big doh, but you would be surprised. >> traffic slows down, people start to idle. they are on the road for a little longer than they anticipated. just make sure you have a full tank of gas before you get started. >> reporter: you run out of gas on the road, you're stuck. tow trucks are going to get stuck in traffic, too. but just in case, there will be extra tow trucks out there this weekend. but fill your tank. in san francisco, mike sugerman, cbs 5. >>> all that traffic could put bart on track to break some records. ken bastida is live with mobile5 to show us how the transit agency is gearing up for the weekend. ken. >>> reporter: hi, liz. we're up here on the platform of the daly city bart station. 419,000 people rode bart yesterday. that is a record. you had the oracle people in town, the as game over in oakland. but they expect to blow that up record this weekend with all the people in town that mike has been talking about.
the just to talk about it. so it's going to be a busy weekend. use mass transit if you can. bart ferries muni are all stepping up service. bart told us they have not seen such numbers since they shut the bay bridge down and the giants victory parade a huge record setting day for bart. bart had two of its top ten ridership days already this week and they expect the numbers to go through the roof this weekend. san francisco's mayor says they can handle all the crowds and we're good to go for this weekend. so hopefully, traffic-wise, this is the calm before the big storm happening this weekend. for the latest on traffic conditions on the roads let's go inside to gianna. >> thank you. should be a very fun weekend in san francisco. in fact, most of the bay area. so far, we are not seeing too much this friday morning as far as accidents go. however, the bay bridge is starting to get a bit busy. they haven't turned on the metering lights. looks like the busiest are those cash lanes. fastrak users are still cruising through so not too bad this morning
. in the meantime, let's go to gianna talking about major bart delays. >> and a couple of accidents on th freedoms. bart delays continuing from an earlier problem of a maintenance vehicle stuck on the tracks in oakland. everything is cleared but they are trying to get things back on time of . they are hoping to wrap things up by 6:00 but not the case so bart delays continue. give yourself an extra 20 minutes at least. these delays are systemwide right now. we'll continue to keep you updated on that. now, elsewhere we have an accident westbound 580 just as you approach the dublin interchange. it is blocking the right lane and you can see on our sensors here traffic is back up through the area. live look at conditions at tassajara. stop and go as you work your way westbound 580 approaching this accident there. also trouble spot along 80. an on-ramp is closed. i'll have details in a few minutes. right now, back to you guys. >> thank you. how about your oakland as? they came from down four runs to beat rangers 12-5 to win the american league west yesterday. in front of a sellout crowd the as swept tex
in oakland. so it's making me exhausted just saying everything and that's not all. use mass transit. bart ferries muni are all ramping up service. if earlier this week was any indication of what we should expect, this weekend bart had two of their top ten ridership days yesterday and the day before. so just expecting it to be pretty crazy on saturday and sunday. by the way, san francisco's mayor says they have got these crowds handled so everyone should just chill out. probably easier said than done. for the latest on the events this weekend, go to our website, cbssf.com weekend. what's going on in traffic? >> it is very quiet. not a lot going on in fact mass transit problem-free a close eye on this today and throughout the weekend because it's going to be busy. bart with 39 trains on time now. ace, muni, caltrain, ferries, no delays. elsewhere if you are going to commute through the south bay so far, so good northbound 101 clocking in nice speeds. 280 through downtown san jose no delays. highway 17 clear this morning. here's a live look at conditions through milpitas. westbound 237, 880
's the best advice. bart, ferries, muni are stepping up service this weekend. by the way, we have learned that bart actually had two of their top 10 ridership days earlier this week and they only expect those numbers to soar continuing into saturday and sunday. so to get all the latest on information on how to avoid this traffic mess expected this weekend and all the events, go to our cbssf.com/weekend. all right. so it should be a great weekend in the city. for the latest on traffic right now, if there is any, let's go to gianna inside the studio. >> reporter: good morning. thank you very much. you're right. there's not a lot going on this morning. it's "friday light" so we're off to a good start. live look at conditions at the golden gate bridge. an easy ride into san francisco. let's show you a map of minneapolis. everything is on time. -- let's show you a map of mass transit. everything is on time. hopefully things will be smooth today. it's going to be a busy traffic weekend. so bart, ace, muni, caltrain and your ferries looking good. leisuretown a minor trouble spot out of the right
ordered it targeted bart which part of free-speech debate when the cut cellphone service in san francisco to disrupt the planned protest the governor said the bill could divert attention from a true emergency by requiring government agencies to apply for a court order within six hours of service shutdown she spent years under house arrest in her fight for democracy in burma pro- democracy activist was in san francisco is part of a high- profile visit it that includes standing ovations in washington and the united nations. anne mackovic explains her appearance is important >>> those of my generation will know i've come to san francisco with flowers in my hair. >>> known simply as the lady nobel pripet peace prizewinner spoke in front of a packed house at usf >>> we must always have eyes focused toward the future even as we deal with present and its difficulties and problems >>> the first visit to the west since 1971 for the political prisoner turned parliamentarian she is a key figure in the transition to democracy in burma also known as me and mark. >>> today she spoke mainly in burmese >
causing a mess of a commute. my traffic producer says every day she has to take bart if she is in that area because there's just such congestion around that south of market area because of that one block of howard being closed. back outside, here's a live look "timesaver traffic" camera this is the nimitz, dark, but the oakland coliseum is there in the distance. taillights are moving northbound and overall, it's a nice drive between hayward and downtown oakland. similar story if you are commuting even farther south through milpitas. a live look at 880/237. mass transit is on time of the we have been off to a great start including all those bart trains. that's a check of your "timesaver traffic." traffic and weather together every 10 minutes, back to you. >> thank you. >>> a new report says nearly all americans will see higher taxes if congress fails to renew tax cuts set to expire at the and of the year. the two major parties are split on exactly who should continue to have reduced taxes. if a plan is not passed by the end of the year, the existing tax cuts will come to an e
haven't taken bart in a long time, highly recommend it. >> i was going to say is that correct, sir it? that's all that's going on? >> the as could play too but they are off to detroit. time now is 4:42. >>> tensions high in the middle east. turkey shelled syrian targets but stopped short of declare war. >> can you just bring him back? >> who would steal a puppy? the south bay girl who is offering everything in her piggy bank to get her little dog back. >> and looking for love? the rare sight that snarled the morning commute in florida. >> have you seen that? ,, florida. the five foot tall lian bird apparent >>> it's not your typical traffic hazard. an emu stopped traffic in australia. the 5-foot bird looking for a mate but only found motorcycles and cars. police tried to herd him off for quite a while off the highway but patrol cars didn't have a lot of success. final lit bird's owner was able to get him off the highway by throwing a towel over his head. if he just got a female emu and said over here -- >> i hear they're mean and tall, 5 feet, that's about as tall as me. [ laughter
: law enforcement will be out in force. if you can't take bart, muni, caltrain or anything else, you don't drive, here's a simple tip. fill your gas tank! sounds like a big doh, but you would be surprised. >> traffic slows down, people start to idle. they are on the road for a little longer than they anticipated. just make sure you have a full tank of gas before you get started. >> reporter: you run out of gas on the road, you're stuck. tow trucks are going to get stuck in traffic, too. you think this can't happen? i'm going to admissibility i got a new car about five years ago. i ran out of gas on the bay bridge. it's a prius. and i ran out of gas. [ laughter ] >> reporter: i didn't really understand the gauge. so it is a big doh... but it can happen. and if you're stuck out of gas like that guy back there might be, you're in a lot of trouble. >> you're a big man, mike, to admit that. [ laughter ] >> so what are you doing -- which of those events are you going to? >> well, i'm going to the giants game. >> okay. i knew it. >> reporter: i hope to see them win but i'm going to walk. >> le
. bart telling voters she wants to legalize marijuana >>> the night can get twice as many brownies >>> she spoke at a panel at oaksterdam the nation's first cannabis trade school >>> what is your message? >>> democracy freedom and peace. >>> roseanne barr is the peace and freedom candidate in california her name will be on the ballot in this state and other states as well. >>> she's not done enough ballots to win but her supporters think otherwise >>> we can get one person killed to save the one to legalize cannabis that will decide the election >>> her supporters of the ticket will boost the peace and freedom registration juliette goodrich cbs 5 >>> a california man behind a crude film market and the profit mohammad in jail, but not because of the found a judge ordered note: no koula to jail if he violated his parole from a check fraud conviction is also a flight risk of the foam, has sparked violent anti-american protests in many parts of the world. >>> fog at their to nine a live look in downtown san francisco, you cannot see the, paul deanno tells us it will feel like summer >
bart, which sparked a free-speech debate when it cut cellphones service in san francisco to disrupt the planned protest, the governor said it could divert attention from a true emergency by requiring court agencies to get eight court order prior to a shutdown >>> public pensions are a big problem many thought reform could not go far enough public pensions are half of that elizabeth cook on why the other financial nightmare not getting the attention. >>> gov. brown may focus is aimed at public pension reform but another fiscal problem looms in the distance for california cities paying for retiree health benefits >>> by the time they declare bankruptcy they closed the benefits that closed libraries and deferreds to reclining they've raised library fees all those things happen first >>> all this happens in a city near you san jose is wrapped up a billion dollar del oakland more than 500 million and san francisco tops the list with the largest unfunded health-care liability it those retirees $4.4 billion, and is not save one penny to pay for it >>> that will grow sharply and crowds out
and weather together coming up in a little bit. he equates 554 now boy it bart has joined with uc- berkeley to monitor earthquakes in an effort to make the transit system a little bit safer part is not connected to recording comments that installed 8 more than 200 locations across the stage. irvin saw them as if to precautions in the events of the big quake. the ribbon cutting ceremony planned this morning in south san is same with a sad history of the bridge crosses my road and its parallel train tracks at the blossom hill road interchange humitidy 5 lawn long and hard for the over crossing wintu year-old alexander was struck and killed by train their the bridges named in the bill was honored. new proof that life may have existed on mars the curiosity rover found signs of an inch and stream on the red planet you are looking right now of at bad rock that the rubber boom to back scientists believe that a fast-moving streams possible ways to keep mail once flowed on the red planet and made them seem like they're tumbling in the river something. you're probably either drinking are making your
agencies to require a court order before disrupting self-service. the legislation was targeted at bart. all happening during a planned protest in san francisco. the governor said it could divert attention from a true emergency. >>> there ramping up service in the south bay radish opposite are record high starting tomorrow to nutrients are being added. for others taken down because of budget constraints are also being put back into service. also act is adding new train trips between the tri valley area to san jose and the bus service from san jose to cupertino will have a few stops. >>> tomorrow sent the fiscal enforce a ban on plastic bags that not combustible. it applies to all retail stores and food establishments across the city. there's also attends that charge and any other bags that are provided to customers. last year the judge denied a motion to put the new ban on hold. a reminder to all shoppers and san francisco bring your own bags. all eyes in the gulf state as voters take up proposition 34 the death penalty debate. reed of the campaign to make california the fifth state in the
in your area on cbssf.com. i think i want to take bart on the bus or just walk. >> this weekend it's going to be crazy. >> it is. >>> it sure is warm out. it is in the mid-60s right now. cate had short sleeves. when was the last time you saw a live shot when cate had short sleeves. >> hope she had a jacket with her. >>> it's a transitional day as cool air returns as the sea breeze will likely be kicking in but it is very mild outside right now. in fact, it is warm in spots for this time of the morning. 69 degrees in san jose. 68 vallejo. 62 in san francisco. and 67 degrees in mountain view. that ridge of high pressure that's been bringing the heat is going to start to slide to the south. that sea breeze will be kicking in. we'll see a southerly surge of low clouds and fog. the timing on that is tricky but it will stay hot inland. we'll still see 90s there, no triple digits. 70s and 80s inside the bay and out along the coastline, cooler weather on the way, maybe some patchy fog showing up this afternoon and temperatures there in the 60s and 70s. all right. now let's check on the roads with
, et cetera. do not try to drive into the city this weekend. bart will add more trains and longer trains this sunday. for a full list of events, head to www.cbs5.com. >>> turkeys gone wild. dozens if not hundreds of them have invaded one bay area city. they're everywhere, running through the streets, destroying gardens, even roofs. the unusual way people are defending themselves. >> the turkeys are back! >> reporter: there are turkeys in hercules. >> they're all over this area, hercules, el cerrito, in my neighborhood. >> reporter: and some residents complain they are damaging rooftops, behaving aggressively during the breeding season and leaving behind quite a mess. this was kind of a tricky assignment, because while there are turkeys all throughout hercules, when we spotted them, whenever they spotted us, they took off. barbara and her friend had a different experience, a close encounter. >> they were having eggs, babies and stuff, and we got tapped on the back of our necks. we felt like we -- we started hitting them. >> you started hitting the turkeys with a chair? >> because t
mass transit, bart, ferries, muni all ramping up service beginning tonight. so this area right around marina green is expected to be one of the hot spots. we have america's cup, the blue angels viewing, sailboat racing continues through sunday. we talked to america's cup organizers who say they are happy to be sharing the spotlight. >> so there's a lot of action down here on marina green and i think we're going to have hundreds of thousands of people between the show in the sky and the show on the water. it's going to be a great weekend. >> reporter: we have heard this called carmageddon san francisco, a little dramatic but they are expecting about a million people to land here, extra people, to be here in san francisco. so that's a lot. back to you. >> that is a lot. elizabeth, thank you. >>> and we're following some breaking news right now. you may want to stay away from the 880/237 interchange in milpitas. the eastbound-to-southbound connector is closed now following a fatal crash. it happened just however an hour ago when southbound cars slammed into a railing near the great mall
are urged to use public transportation. bart or muni, ride your bike, walk, take a cab. this was the traffic on fulton street today near the hardly strictly bluegrass festival. to alleviate some of the problems schools are offering paid parking and chp officers will have out freeway service patrols like tow trucks on hand to clear any disabled cars out of lanes of traffic. >> if their intention is if they can change a tire, give you some water for your radiator or give you a little bit of gas to get you back on your way, that's what they are going to do. >> reporter: people can also call 511 or go to 511.org for the latest traffic information. also some people have a three- day weekend with monday being columbus day but it's not a holiday for traffic enforcement. they will be out early monday morning giving out tickets to people at meters and street sweeping zones. in san francisco, elissa harrington, cbs 5. >> maybe you saw and heard. past few days the blue angels have been gearing up for the weekend performances. there is a complete schedule of fleet week activities on our website at cbssf
. obviously mass transit always a good option. and so far everything is on time for bart, ace, muni, caltrain and your ferries. that's a check of your "timesaver traffic." back to you guys. >> thank you. >>> this morning, oakland police are investigating two deadly shootings, both last night on macarthur boulevard. the first happened on the 9000 block just before 9:00. a man was shot several times. the other deadly shooting was an hour and a half later on the 2000 block of macarthur. so far no suspects in either case. >>> in about three hours, the superintendent of a school district in albany will address the death of a teacher. james izumizaki was a sixth grade teacher at albany middle school recently charged with lewd acts with a former student. he was arrested last wednesday and was out on bail. a family member found him dead in his car. the alameda county sheriff's office is now investigating the death as a suicide. >>> 5:35 now. today a san francisco man is expected to enter a plea in an alleged kidnapping case. bradley mrozek is accused of groping a 9-year-old girl at parkside elementar
to use mass transit, bart and ferries both ramping up service. in fact the practice round for america's cup kicked off yesterday. so they are really gearing up for the big event this weekend. this weekend for america's cup, so we're already seeing those delays along the embarcadero and marina boulevard. coming up, we'll get a check of mass transit so far this morning. in the meantime, back to you guys. >>> a new survey shows president obama and mitt romney all tied up as they head into tonight's presidential debate. >> perfect timing. the poll is from the united technologies and the national journal congressional connection. it shows the two candidates with 47% each among likely voters nationwide. other polls have shown the president with just a narrow lead. bigad shaban has more on tonight's face-to-face encounter in colorado. what do you think? >> reporter: frank and michelle, good morning to you. certainly the economy is going to be issue number one here at the debate hall at the university of denver. the president is expected to arrive here in colorado this afternoon. mitt romney
to the maze. so a busy ride through there. bart is on time this morning. that's the good news. but we are getting reports of some caltrain delays this morning. so just a heads up. if you are taking caltrain, northbound 215 is at 9 minutes late. 880 looking good. that's traffic. here's lawrence. >> a few clouds around the bay area this morning looks like cooler weather to come over the next few days, a far cry from the 90s and triple digits we had just a few days ago. and looks like a beautiful start to the day. the temperatures running in the 50s and 60s although some upper 40s in the north bay valleys. by the afternoon up as high as the mid-70s inland and that's about it. 50s and 60s at the coast. cooler over the weekend. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com >>> mitt romney, wow, >>> mitt romney, wow powerful. not afraid of anything. said he's going to get rid of big bird. he mentions big bird and later, mitt romney, they mention donald trump. donald trump, who endorses mitt romney. it's interesting. one one, comical tv character
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